Electronics and 
 Communication Engineering 

About the programme

From research and design to development and testing, our four-year Electronics and Communication Engineering programme provides an end-to-end understanding of the discipline. Throughout the course, we lay great emphasis on shaping our students to take on the future of electronic system design, communications, and broadcast systems with confidence.

  • Semesters: 8
  • Credits: 175
  • Start date: 1 August, 2020
  • Eligibility: PUC or an equivalent with a minimum 45% overall grade and 60% subject-wise grade in physics, chemistry, and mathematics.

Diploma

Students with a diploma degree can enter III semester of the programme.

  • Semesters: 6
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Eligibility: Students must earn 135 credits to qualify for the degree
1 Short-term goals
2 Long-term goals
3 Facilities
1 Short-term goals
  • Promote innovative learning methodologies pertaining to the discipline
  • Adapt an Outcome-based Education (OBE) model, ensuring greater focus on achieving relevant skills
  • Encourage students to participate in a wide range of extracurricular activities
  • Model students into global citizens while giving them a local perspective of the discipline
  • Provide access to industry links for internships and employment opportunities
2 Long-term goals
  • Encourage the spirit of entrepreneurship among students
  • Drive research and innovation in the field with state-of-the-art research facilities
  • Create an environment that promotes students’ holistic development
  • Collaborate with industry leaders and experts to help students gain a practical understanding of the discipline
3 Facilities
  • Electronic Devices and Instrumentation Lab
  • Digital System Design
  • Microcontroller Lab
  • Analog Circuits Lab

Vertical Progression

(PROMOTION / ELIGIBILITY TO HIGHER SEMESTERS / CLASSES)

There shall be no restriction for promotion from odd semester to the even semester, provided the student fulfills the attendance requirement.

A. Vertical progression in case of students admitted to the first year:

A student with CGPA ≥ 5.00 at the end of the first academic year and has no ‘F’ grade or has not more than four ‘F’ grades in the first two semesters of the programme shall be eligible to move to II year

  • A student with CGPA ≥ 5.00 at the end of the second academic year and has no ‘F’ grade or has not more than four ‘F’ grades in four semesters ( I and II years) shall be eligible to move to III year
  • A student with CGPA ≥ 5.00 at the end of the third academic year, and has earned all the prescribed credits of I year, and has no ‘F’ grade or has not more than four ‘F’ grades in the four semesters of II and III years shall be eligible to move to IV year

B. A student shall also be eligible for the first time, with a warning to move to higher odd semester, if he/she has failed to secure a minimum CGPA = 5.00 at the end of any academic year

C. For the award of degree, a CGPA ≥ 5.00 at the end of the programme shall be mandatory

Faculty

Areas of expertise: Robust control systems, loop-sharing techniques, robust power systems and stabilizers, and real-time simulation
Teaching experience: 33 years
Research experience: 8 years
Date of joining: 1 September, 2018
Email ID: principal.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

Work and Publications

International Refereed Journals:

  • M Brindha, Dr. R. Jayapal, “Design of Estimator for Networked Control System”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, vol.12, ISSN 0973-4562, Nov 2017
  • M Brindha, Dr. R. Jayapal, “Contemplate Approach of Design and Analysis of Networked Control System”, Indian Journal of Science and Technology, vol 9 (45), DOI: 10.17485/ijst/2016/v9i45/106510, Dec 2016.6
  • Reddy J, Kishore MJ,” Real-time implementation of H1 loop shaping robust PSS for multimachine power system using dSPACE”, International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, Vol 33 (2011), pp.1750–1759
  • Jayapal Reddy, Mendiratta Jugal Kishore, “Robust PSS design for multi-machine power system using H∞ loop shaping technique”, Journal of Electrical Engineering, Article 12.1.2, Volume 12 / 2012 – Edition: 1, ISSN 1582-4594
  • Jayapal.R, J.K.Mendiratta, “Design and simulation of robust H∞ control based power system stabilizer for SMIB models”, IJCSNS, International Journal of Computer Science and Network Security, Vol.9, no.11, November 2009, pp135-149, ISSN: 1738-7906.
  • Jayapal R., J. K. Mendiratta, “H∞ controller design for a SMIB based PSS Model 1.1”, JATIT, Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology, Vol.11, no.1, January 2010, pp73-82, ISSN: 1992- 8645
  • Jayapal.R, J.K.Mendiratta, “H∞ loop shaping based robust power system stabilizer for three machine power system”, IJCA, International Journal on Computer Applications, Vol.1, no.7, Article 19, February 2010, pp106-112, ISSN: 0975-8887
  • Jayapal.R, J.K.Mendiratta, “H∞ loop shaping based robust power system stabilizer for dynamic equivalent system”, International Journal of Electrical Systems and Control, Vol.2, no.2, 2010, Pages 111-128, ISSN: 0975-3508
  • Nagaraja Naik, Jayapal.R “Design of Online Ups system with over-voltage, under-voltage and phase out protection”, International journal of modern engineering Research(IJMER), Vol.2, Issue.5, pp-3684-3688. ISSN: 2249-6645, Sep-Oct. 2012
  • Kusuma. R and Jayapal R., “Design and development of dual output DC-DC forward converter”, International Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (IJEEE) ISSN 2278-9944vol. 2, Issue 1, Feb 2013, 1-12
  • Kishore Ravi Hegde, Prajwal C P, Pramod Kumar H S, Shivakumar S, Prof. R. Jayapal, “ Smart Controller for Wind-Solar Hybrid System under Grid Connected Operations”, American International Journal of Research in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics, ISSN(Print):2328-3491, ISSN(Online): 2328-3580, ISSN(CD-ROM): 2328-3629, Issue 6, Volume 1 & 2, March-May, 2014
  • Prajwal C P, Kishore Ravi Hegde, Pramod Kumar H S, Shivakumar S and Prof.R Jayapal, “Analysis, Design, and Realization of Photovoltaic Array for Constant and Variable Resistive Load using Simulink” American International Journal of Research in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics, ISSN(Print):2328-3491, ISSN(Online): 2328-3580, ISSN(CD-ROM): 2328-3629, Issue 6, Volume 1 & 2, March-May, 2014.

International Conferences:

  • Chandrashekar M J, Jayapal.R,” AGC and AVR implementation in a deregulated power system using an optimized controller with Renewable integrated DC link”, First International Conference on Advanced Technologies in Intelligent Control, Environment, Computing and Communication Engineering (ICATIECE-2019), Dayananda Sagar Academy of Technology & Management, Bangalore, 19th March 2019
  • Kothai Andal C, Dr. Jayapal R., “A Novel Maximum Power Point Tracking Based On Whale Optimization Algorithm for Hybrid System”. 2nd International Conference on Trends in Computing and Expert Technology, COMET 2019, Chennai, India on 22nd and 23rd March 2019
  • Jyothi R, Jayapal R, and K Uma Rao, “Severity and Impact of Faults on Current Harmonics in Inverter-Fed AC Drives” IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies – Asia (ISGT-Asia) Melbourne, Australia, Nov 28 – Dec 1, 2016
  • M Brindha, Dr. R. Jayapal, “Contemplate Approach of Design and Analysis of Networked Control System”, International Conference on Advanced and Intelligent Computing Technologies, MVJ College of Engineering, Bangalore, Aug 2016.
  • Bhavna Talesara, Dr. Jayapal R., “Efficiency Enhancement of Flyback Convertor using Synchronous Rectification’, Indicon 2015, Paper ID:1570179289, IEEE Delhi section
  • Chandrashekar M J, Jayapal.R, “Design and Comparison of I, PI, PID and Fuzzy Logic Controller on AGC deregulated Power system with HVDC link”, International Conference on Circuits, Controls, and Communications (CCUBE), DOI:10.1109/ CCUBE.2013.6718564.(IEEE Explorer)
  • Jayapal.R, J.K.Mendiratta, “Real-time implementation of H∞ loop shaping robust PSS for three-machine power system using dSPACE”, International Conference on Electric Power and Energy Conversion Systems (EPECS), DOI:10.1109/ EPECS. 2013 .6713101 (IEEE Explorer)
  • Jayapal R., J. K. Mendiratta, “H∞ loop shaping based robust power system stabilizer for dynamic equivalent system”, IEEE International Conference & Exhibition, IEEE Energycon 2010, Manama, Bahrain
  • Jayapal.R, J. K. Mendiratta, “H∞ loop shaping based robust power system stabilizer for multimachine power system”, International Conference on IEEE EPEC 2010, Electrical Power and Energy Conference 2010, Halifax, Canada
  • Jayapal.R, J.K.Mendiratta, “H∞ loop shaping robust power system stabilizer for models of SMIB system”, ICAECT2010, International Conference on Advances in Energy Conversion Technologies, 2010, MIT, Manipal, India
  • Syed Ghani, Jayapal.R, “Identification of coherent generators and dynamic equivalent construction for multimachine power system”, International Conference on Mathematical and Computational Models: Recent Trends, 2009, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, India
  • Jayapal R., J. K. Mendiratta, “Robust power system stabilizer design using H∞ loop shaping approach for single machine system” International Conference on Power Transmission Research Interests and Challenges, 2005, CPRI, Bangalore, India

National Conferences:

  • Jayapal R., J. K. Mendiratta, “Performance of H∞ robust stabilizer compared to the neuro-fuzzy stabilizer for single machine power system”, National Seminar on Modern Trends in Power Systems,2005, DSCE, Bangalore, India
  • Jayapal.R, J.K.Mendiratta, “Robust controller design for MIMO Systems using H∞ loop shaping technique” National Power Engineering Conference, 2005, TCE, Madurai, India
  • Jayapal.R, J.K.Mendiratta, “Application of Glover-McFarlane method of designing robust stabilizing controller using H∞ loop shaping, for SISO and MIMO systems“, National Conference on Recent Trends and Emerging Technologies in Electrical systems, ELCON 2005, NEC, Kovilpatti, India
  • Bhavna Talesara, Jayapal.R,” Simulation of 25W DCM Flyback converter”, National Conference on Research challenges in Power, Control, Communication and Instrumentation (NCPCCI) leading to Sustainable Technologies, RVCE, Bangalore, 24th to 25th April 2015

Patent:

  • Application No: 201941009857 dated: 14-03-2019
  • Title: Fuel Efficient Heavy-Duty Vehicles Adaptable to Both Agricultural and On-Road Applications

Awards:

  • ‘Excellence in Education’ award by RSST for the year 2010-11
  • ‘Excellence in Education’ award by RSST for the year 2011-12
  • ‘Excellence in Education’ award by RSST for the year 2012-13
  • ‘Excellence in Education’ award by RSST for the year 2017-18

Areas of expertise: Data signal processing, video and image processing, FPGA, and embedded systems
Teaching experience: 9 years
Research experience: 7 years
Date of joining: July 1, 2019
Email ID: madhuras.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

Work and Publications

International Journals:

  • S and Suresh K ,” A new parallel DSP hardware compatible algorithm for noise reduction and contrast enhancement in video sequence using Zynq-7020”, International Journal of Computer Aided Engineering and Technology (IJCAET), Volume 2, in press. Under Special Issue on: Computer-Aided Intelligent Systems, ISSN:978-91-27654-12-15
  • S and Suresh K “Conversion of 2D image to 3D image using Histogram equalization function” International Journal of Emerging Engineering Research and Technology, Volume 2, Issue 2, May 2014, pp 8-13
  • S. Manasa S. and Balaji Ramakrishna, “Design and Simulation of three level and five level inverter fed induction motor Drive with Two Cascaded H-Bridge configuration”- International Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (IJEEE), ISSN (PRINT): 2231 – 5284 Volume 1 Iss-4, 2012

International Conferences:

  • S, Suresh K “A Novel Hardware Efficient Algorithm for Impulse Noise Filtering with Motion Estimation”, IEEE International Conference on Communication and Electronics Systems (ICCES 2016),part number-CFP16AWO-ART, ISBN:978-1-5090-1066-0, 21 to 22 October 2016 ,Coimbatore, India.
  • S, Suresh K, “Adaptive Spatio-Temporal Filtering with Motion Estimation for Mixed Noise Removal and Contrast Enhancement in Video Sequence”. FICTA-2016 and publication in Springer AISC series. sept-16 ,17 ,Bhuvaneshwar, Odisha.
  • S, Suresh K, “A novel enhancement of video frames using trilateral filter and modified Retinex algorithm fused by Applied Fast Fourier“,International Conference on Innovations in Engineering and Technology (ICET 2016) , May 2016,held in Singapore .Received Best paper award.
  • S and Suresh K,” A Universal Video Enhancement Technique Based On Least Path Intensity Detector and Adaptive Filtering Algorithm “, IEEE International Conference on Inventive Computation Technologies (ICICT 2016). IEEE Xplore (Xplore Compliant -ISBN: 978-1-5090-1285-5 and IEEE Catalogue Number: CFP16F70-ART and Print – ISBN: 978-1-5090-1284-8,26 to 27 August, 2016, Coimbatore, India.
  • S and Suresh K , “Study of various methods of Video Enhancement using Adaptive Algorithms and Optical Flow Estimation”, Recent Advances in Communication and Computer Sciences, Book Article, ISBN:978-93-85682-14-8, Feb-2016, p-190-206
  • S, “ GSM based display annunciation system used in cooler fan in thermal power plant” , 2nd international conference on Sustainable Emerging Intelligent Technologies (SEITCON-2017), 26 to 28 May 2017, DSCE, Bangalore.
  • s, Pooja Lakshmi, Shreyas Praveen and Raghumala, “GSM annotation system”IEEE International Conference on Innovative Mechanism for Industry Applications (ICIMIA 2017), Bangalore, 21 to 23 February, 2017

National Conferences:

  • S, “Modelling And Simulation of DC Servomotor Using System Identification Tool Box”, IEEE-National Conference on Electronics and Communication Engineering (NCEC-2019) , Bangalore, 9 to 11 May, 2019.
  • S, “ Modeling and Simulation of Induction Motor in hybrid electric vehicles using direct torque control method” , IEEE-National Conference on Electronics and Communication Engineering (NCEC-2019), Bangalore, 9 to 11 May, 2019

Areas of expertise: VLSI design, digital electronics, signals and systems, and digital signal processing  
Teaching experience: 6 years
Research experience: 4.5 years
Date of joining: July 1, 2019
Email ID: manjunathkm.rvitm@rvce.edu.in

Work and Publications

International Journals:

  • Abdul Lateef Haroon P. S., Manjunath K. M., Amarappa Pagi and Ulaganathan J “A Low Time Pulse processing Analysis for DOI PET”, International Journal of Computer Applications, IJCA (0975 – 8887), Impact Factor: 3.12, Volume 2, pp: 6 – 10, UGC: 0975945X, Journal No: 45249, 2015.
  • Manjunath K M, Abdul Lateef Haroon P S, Amarappa Pagi and Ulaganathan J, “Analysis of Various Full-Adder Circuits in Cadence”, International Journal of Computer Applications, IJCA (0975 – 8887), Impact Factor: 3.12, Volume 2, pp: 30 – 37, UGC: 0975945X, Journal No: 45249, 2015.
  • Manasa K Chigateri, Manjuvani K M, Manjunath K M, and Khaja Moinuddin, “The Detection of Electrical and Electronics Components using K Nearest Neighbour (KNN) Classification Algorithm”, IRJET – International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology, e-ISSN: 2395 – 0056, p-ISSN: 2395 – 0072, Volume : 3, Issue: 5, pp: 1 – 7, Impact Factor: 4.45, UGC: 23954434, Journal No: 44297, May 2016.
  • K.M, Manasa k Chigateri, Manjunath K M and Sharan Basavaraj B, “Design of High Speed, 6-Bit Pipeline ADC with Built-In Digital Error Correction Unit Using Submicron CMOS Technology”, IJAR – International Journal of Advanced Research, ISSN 2320-5407, DOI: 10.21474/IJAR01, Volume 4, Issue 6, pp: 519 – 524, Impact Factor: 5.336, UGC: 23206802, Journal No: 43847, 2016.
  • Manasa K Chigateri, Manjuvani K M, Manjunath K M and Khaja Moinuddin, “An approach for reducing the redundancy of image using Discrete Wavelet Transform technique”, IJAR – International Journal of Advanced Research, ISSN 2320-5407, DOI: 10.21474/IJAR01, vol-4, Issue 6, pp: 2010 – 2019, Impact Factor: 5.336, UGC: 23206802, Journal No: 43847,
  • Amarappa Pagi, Abdul Lateef Haroon P S, Manjunath K M and Ulaganathan J, “Fuzzy energy-aware graph-based routing (FEAGR) in WSN”, IJRET – International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology, e-ISSN: 2319 – 1163, p-ISSN: 2321 – 7308, vol 4, Issue 5, pp: 133 – 139, Impact Factor: 2.375, 2015.
  • Manasa K Chigateri, Manjunath K M, Manjuvani K M, Anitha A, Khaja Moinuddin, “A review on the Cloud Computing Approach For Secured Health Monitoring System of Patient Using Attribute Vector Algorithm”, IJERMT – International Journal of Emerging Research in Management & Technology, ISSN: 2278-9359,vol-5, Issue-5, pp 268 – 270, Impact Factor: 1.492, 2015.
  • K.M, Manasa K Chigateri, Prashanth Keni and Manjunath K M, “Manchester Decoder and Clock Recovery Module Using Xilinx”, IJIRCCE – International Journal of Innovative Research in Computer and Communication Engineering, ISSN(Online): 2320-9801, ISSN (Print): 2320-9798, vol. 4, Issue 6, DOI: 10.15680/IJIRCCE.2016. 0406132, pp 11714 – 11717, Impact Factor : 6.577, 2016.
  • Manasa K Chigateri, Manjuvani K M, Prashanth Keni and Manjunath K M, “An Enhanced Technical Approach for Quality of Images Using Directional Filters”, IJARCCE – International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer and Communication Engineering, ISSN (Online) 2278-1021, ISSN (Print) 2319 5940, vol. 5, Issue 6, DOI 10.17148/IJARCCE.2016.5609, pp 44 – 51, Impact Factor: 5.332, June 2016.
  • Manjunath K M, Dr. K N Muralidhara, Manasa K Chigateri and Manjuvani K M, “An Exhaustive Research Survey on Vedic ALU Design”, IJIRCCE – International Journal of Innovative Research In Computer And Communication Engineering, ISSN (Online): 2320 – 9801, ISSN (Print): 2320 – 9798, vol 4, Issue 7, DOI: 10.15680/IJIRCCE.2016.0407004, pp 13027 – 13034, Impact Factor: 6.577, July 2016.
  • KM, Dinesh.K, Ganne Manoj Kumar and Harish R, “Smart Navigation Tool for Vehicles”, IJLTEMAS – International Journal of Latest Technology in Engineering, Management & Applied Science, ISSN 2278-2540, vol 7, Issue V, pp 230 – 232, Impact Factor: 3.475, May 2018.

International Conferences:

  • Manjunath K M, Abdul Lateef Haroon P S, Amarappa Pagi and Ulaganathan J, “Analysis of various Full-Adder Circuits in Cadence”, International Conference on Emerging Research in Electronics, Computer Science and Technology, ICERECT – 2015, IEEE-Explore, ISBN: 978-1-4673-9563-2, pp: 90-97, DOI: 1109/ERECT.2015.7498994, 2015.
  • Manasa K Chigateri, Manjunath K M, Manjuvani K M, Anitha A, Khaja Moinuddin, “A review on the Cloud Computing Approach For Secured Health Monitoring System of Patient Using Attribute Vector Algorithm”, ISRASE – IEAE, ICAE – International Conference on Advances In Engineering (ICAE – 2016), ISBN: 978-93-84698-10-2, pp: 203-204, 2016.

National Journals:

  • Manjunath K M, Abdul Lateef Haroon P S and Amarappa Pagi, “Comparison of existing & proposed 1-bit full adder circuit using cadence virtuoso Environment”, NCATECS – 2015, The National Conference on Advanced Trends in Electronics & Computer Science, ISBN: 978-1-63415-776, pp: 140 – 147, May 2015.
  • Amarappa Pagi, Abdul Lateef Haroon P S and Manjunath K M, “Fuzzy energy-aware graph-based routing (FEAGR) in WSN”, NCATECS – 2015, The National Conference on Advanced Trends in Electronics & Computer Science, ISBN: 978-1-63415-776, pp: 90 – 97, May 2015.
  • Abdul Lateef Haroon P S, Manjunath K M and Amarappa Pagi, “Millimeter-wave mobile broadband system for 5G mobile communication”, NCATECS – 2015, The National Conference on Advanced Trends in Electronics & Computer Science, ISBN: 978-1-63415-776, pp: 162 – 167, May, 2015.
  • Ulaganathan J, Amarappa Pagi, Manjunath K M and Abdul Lateef Haroon P S, “Neural Network Clustering-based energy-aware multihop routing in WSN”, NCATECS – 2015, The National Conference on Advanced Trends in Electronics & Computer Science, ISBN: 978-1-63415-776, pp: 162 – 167, May, 2015.

Areas of expertise: Power electronics and renewable energy sources

Teaching experience: 4 years
Date of joining: July 1, 2019
Email ID: rakshitharavi.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

Work and Publications

National Conferences:

  • Rakshitha R., Dr. Anitha G. S. “Design and Development of phase-modulated series resonant for traveling wave tube”3rd International Conference on Engineering and Technology(ICET-2014), vol 1, ISBN: 978-3-643-24819-02, held on 11 May, 2014, Bangalore.
  • Rakshitha R., Dr. Anitha G. S. “Analysis Design and Development of phase-modulated series resonant converter for high voltage applications”, 3rd international conference on engineering and technology(ICET-2014), vol 2, ISBN:977-3-645-22819-06. IEEE international conference on magnetic, machines and drives, 27 May, 2014, Bangalore
  • Rakshitha R., Dr. Anitha G. S. “Design, and Realization of phase-modulated series resonant converter for Radar Transmitter”, National conference on Recent innovations in science engineering and technology, Volume 1, ISBN:957-3-645-22819-08, RISETPUNE-1105-803, 28 June, 2014, Bangalore